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IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth

I’ve seen Epcot’s “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth” over a hundred times easily and in watching it so many times I began to wonder if the guests watching this spectacular show ever realize that it is telling a story. After all, a story without pictures or words can be very hard to catch onto, but if you go to the show …

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Pay more for Princess Parking?(Disney is testing it)

For those of you who are not sure what Princess Parking is, it’s my brothers definition for any parking spot that is in an immediate area of your destination. For example, the front spot at your favorite grocery store, the spot that when you find it you rejoice. Well, Disney has decided to see if they could monetize this coveted …

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Making your trip on “it’s a small world” personal

“it’s a small world” has become more personal it the past few days. If you’ve ever had the chance to go on this journey around the world you will remember that at the end of the attraction you come into a room that has many different signs saying good-bye in many different languages. Now, using MagicBand technology, Disney has placed …

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When Marketing and Unforgettable Stories Collide

As a part of Disney’s “Unforgettable” marketing campaign they have created videos called “Unforgettable Stories,” pulling from stories of families who have been to the parks in recent years and turning them into advertisements for their new marketing campaign. I know its an advertisement, I know Disney is trying to sell me on coming to the parks, but if you …

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Rivers of Light looks Spectacular!

And I’m not just saying that. One thing I will try to do on this blog is avoid the overuse of word like spectacular, awesome, amazing and other words like that that people over use in day to day conversation. Effectively lessening the impact of the word. So, when I say it looks spectacular I mean it in the true …